Anti-Semitism: Letter to Sec Tillerson – Staff Anti-Semitism Office

As two members who have a direct legislative stake in the Special Envoy and Office to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism, we invite you to join us in signing the below bipartisan letter to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. It asks whether the State Department
intends to comply with the Fiscal Year 17 Appropriations Omnibus and plans to fill the position of the Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism in a timely manner. The letter also urges him to maintain staff in the Office to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism.

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Congressional-Executive Commission on China Hearing Announcement: “Will the Hong Kong Model Survive?”: An Assessment 20 Years After the Handover

  Sending Office: Honorable Christopher H. Smith Sent By: Scott.Flipse@mail.house.gov The Congressional-Executive Commission on China announces a hearing Will the Hong Kong Model Survive?: An Assessment 20 Years After the Handover Media Contact:  Scott Flipse 202-226-3777    Twenty years after the 1997 handover of Hong Kong to the People’s Republic of China, there are serious […]

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SUPPORT FUNDING FOR LIFESAVING STEM CELL TREATMENTS (v. 2)

  From: The Honorable Christopher H. Smith Sent By: megan.mccrum@mail.house.gov Date: 3/30/2017 SUPPORT FUNDING FOR LIFESAVING STEM CELL TREATMENTS DEADLINE April 3, 2017 Current Cosigners: C. Smith, Matsui, DeFazio, Conyers, DeSaulnier, Grijalva, Clarke (NY), Butterfield, Brownley, Walz, Pingree, Schiff, Hudson, Wagner, McGovern Dear Colleague, We invite you to join us in sending the attached letter to […]

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Support DOD Funding for Alzheimer’s Research

  From: The Honorable Christopher H. Smith Sent By: marisa.kovacs@mail.house.gov Date: 3/27/2017 The deadline to sign is COB on March 31, 2017. Dear Colleague: On behalf of the 5.3 million Americans with Alzheimer’s, we urge you to join us in requesting $15 million for the Peer Reviewed Alzheimer’s Research Program in the fiscal year (FY) […]

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Support Funding for Lyme Disease Research at DOD

  From: The Honorable Christopher H. Smith Sent By: marisa.kovacs@mail.house.gov Date: 3/27/2017 The deadline to sign is COB on March 31, 2017. Dear Colleague: On behalf of individuals suffering from Lyme disease and other tick-borne diseases, we urge you to join us in requesting $8 million in the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP) for research […]

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Support Lyme Disease Research at HHS

  From: The Honorable Christopher H. Smith Sent By: marisa.kovacs@mail.house.gov Date: 3/27/2017 The deadline to sign is COB on March 31, 2017.   Dear Colleague: On behalf of individuals suffering from Lyme disease and other tick-borne diseases, we urge you to join us in requesting language to strengthen research into tick-borne illnesses in the Fiscal […]

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